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APOSTU, George (1934 - 1986), Sculptor

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
APOSTU, George (1934 - 1986), Sculptor

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Romanian, 20th century, male.

Active in France.

Born 20 December 1934, in Stanisesti; died 13 October 1986, in Paris.

Sculptor. Monuments.

George Apostu studied with the sculptor Constantine Barachi, receiving his diploma from the Nicolas Grigorescu Institute of Fine Arts in Bucharest in 1959

Apostu initially drew his inspiration from traditional Romanian popular art, before moving in a more abstract direction, similar to that of Brancusi,

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